Funimation has unveiled its full lineup of the best fall 2021 titles, including new content for Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba Mugen, Platinum End, My Senpai is Boring, Deep Insanity THE LOST CHILD, and much more. Besides, JUJUTSU KAISEN debuted on Funimation for the first time this month! The massive lineup slate includes over 25 tracks ranging from favorite comeback Mushoku Tensei: Jobless Reincarnation and Yashahime: Half-Demon Princess to exciting new series like Kings Ranking, The Heike Story, and The vampire dies in no time. With such a variety of series to choose from fresh from Japan, the streamer’s fall anime season seems to have something for everyone.
“With so many incredible established brands such as Mushoku Tensei: Jobless Reincarnation and Yashahime back, along with some exciting new favorites, we look forward to a fall anime season like no other for Funimation, ”said Asa Suehira, Content Manager, Funimation Global Group. “This season will be the next level for anime on a global scale and Funimation continues to be the home to welcome fans to our anime community. And there is more to announce in the days to come!
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Now check out the full list of new and old titles and episode premiere dates coming this fall:
New on Funimation Fall 2021
Heike’s story – A young orphan named Biwa is taken in by the powerful Taira clan after their leader witnesses her extraordinary psychic abilities. Sadly, what she predicts is a future of bloodshed, violence and civil war. (Simultaneous streaming started September 15)
Selection project – Suzune Miyama has been ill since childhood, but has always used the music of idol Akari Amasawa to cheer herself up through difficult times. Now in her final year of college, Suzune is auditioning against thousands of applicants to become one of nine idols chosen in the “Selection Project.” Can she follow in the footsteps of her icon? (Simultaneous streaming started October 1)
MUTE THE DANCING HERO – Anything can happen in Neo San Francisco: monster attacks, retro-future technology, breathtaking melodies! When these monsters threaten to rock the vibe of this city, DJ inflates the jams to transform Muteki into Muteking, the dance hero. (Simultaneous streaming started October 2)
Mieruko-chan – She can see the dead… she just chooses to ignore them. That’s Miko’s plan, anyway, but it doesn’t seem to work for her in this horror genre love letter that will make you shiver. (Simultaneous streaming started October 3)
Irina: the vampire cosmonaut – Exclusive to Funimation – The space race of two superpowers creates a secret project. A human overseer and a vampire subject must complete an experimental mission to the stars. (Simultaneous streaming started October 3)
Tesla Note – Exclusive Funimation – After a strange incident, a descendant of ninjas raised to be the ultimate agent is recruited for a mission to recover the crystals that preserved Nikola Tesla’s inventions within them. With the fate of the world on the line, the fight for the shards begins. (Simultaneous streaming started October 3)
JUJUTSU KAISEN – When Yuji Itadori, a high school student with incredible physical abilities, eats a special quality cursed item, “Sukuna’s Finger”, and curses himself. In order to save his classmate, he must be transferred to an institution specializing in curses to exorcise him. With no way to go back, her fierce story begins to unfold … (Full series available October 4)
The vampire dies in no time – Funimation Exclusive – Legendary vampire hunter Ronaldo finds an unlikely ally in Draluc, the world’s weakest vampire who turns to dust at the slightest attack. Together they are going to have more hilarious misadventures than you can possibly get. (Simultaneous streaming started October 4)
Card fight !! Vanguard overDress Season 2 – Yu-yu Kondo loses against Tohya Ebata, and the banner that symbolizes Team Blackout falls to ashes – their leader Danji Momoyama returns and challenges Tohya in a vanguard fight ends in a clear victory for Danji. (Simultaneous streaming continued on October 4)
AMAIM warrior on the border – After the tyrants of the world conquer Japan, a young freedom fighter and his robot ignite the flames of rebellion among his oppressed people! (Simultaneous streaming started October 4)
Banned from heroes’ day, I decided to live a quiet life in the country – After being betrayed by the Hero’s Party, Red hopes to start anew by opening an apothecary in a small town. He wants to keep his past life a secret, but it won’t be easy … especially when a handsome adventurer from his past asks to move in. (Simulcast started October 6)
Drowning Sorrows in Raging Fire (Lie Huo Jiao Chou) – New director of a supernatural department, Xuan Ji meets millennial Sheng Lingyuan, an encounter that leads to a greater conspiracy. (Simultaneous streaming started October 6)
PuraOre! ~ Pride of Orange ~ – Funimation Exclusive – Manaka’s competitive spirit ignites when she discovers ice hockey! Even though she’s a rookie, she’s aiming for the Nikko City hockey team, where the girls aim for the top as they participate in the full-contact sport. (Simultaneous streaming started October 6)
Fairy Tale Taisho Otome – Shima Tamahiko is a self-proclaimed pessimist who hates the world, and for good reason, he was exiled to the countryside by his wealthy family because of his disability. But his solitary life is turned upside down by the arrival of Tachibana Yuzuki, his arranged fiancée. (Simultaneous streaming started October 8)
VISUAL PRISON – Funimation Exclusive – For years, the artists behind world culture and music have been secretly vampires, including those who produce Visual Kei. Now the Immortal Beauties have gathered in Harajuku to compete for a grand prize: immense power. (Simultaneous streaming started October 8)
End Platinum – Kakehashi Mirai lost his parents in an accident and lived in poverty, having lost hope in everything, he jumped from the roof of a building on his graduation day. But then he met an angel… (Simulcast started October 7th)
My Senpai is boring – Funimation Exclusive – Being seen as a full-fledged businesswoman isn’t easy for Futaba Igarashi when her senpai, Harumi Takeda, treats her like a child. As and when the misadventures, she will approach her senpai with a big mouth. (Simultaneous streaming started October 9)
BUILD-DIVIDE – # 000000- CODE BLACK – Everything is decided by Build-Divide and it is the king who reigns, but Teruto swears to defeat him in order to grant his heart’s desire. (Simultaneous streaming started October 9)
Old girl frame – When monstrous creatures from deep space terrorize Earth, a select group of soldiers called the Ancient Girls must protect everyone. Trained to pilot specialized mechas, the Gs Frames, these girls are humanity’s last hope. (Simultaneous streaming started October 10)
GARANNDOLL RUMBLE – Conquered by invaders from an alternate world, Japan has become a shadow of what it once was. Manga, anime, idols and more are censored, it seems at least, and in less than legal stores in Akihabara, Hosomichi joins a group of female freedom fighters made up of pilots and otakus. (Simultaneous streaming started October 11)
Deep Insanity THE LOST CHILD – When a mysterious disease put millions of people in a coma; Daniel Kai Shigure searches for a cure in an underground kingdom in Antarctica. Strange creatures make up its population, and undiscovered natural resources make it a gold mine for treasure hunters. (Simultaneous streaming started October 12)
KAGINADO – In this crossover animates the favorite characters of fans of Kanon, Air, CLANNADE, Little Busters!, Rewrite, and many more are starting the school year together in a new world where anything is possible. (Simultaneous streaming started October 12)
Ranking of kings – Funimation Exclusive – Unable to hear, speak or wield a sword, Prince Bojji does not appear to be a typical heir to the throne – and his kingdom agrees. But his fateful encounter with Kage, a shadow on the ground, begins an adventure and forms a bond that can overcome any obstacle. (Simultaneous streaming started October 14)
Back to Funimation Fall 2021
Yashahime: Half-Demon Princess – The Second Act – The long-lost twins Towa and Setsuna reunite after 10 years to discover that they are the half-demon daughters of the great demon Sesshomaru. (Simultaneous streaming started October 2)
Mushoku Tensei: Jobless Reincarnation Courtyard 2 – Rudy, Eris, and Ruijerd head to the realm of Asura in search of answers. Meanwhile, Roxy sets off across the Demon Continent to find Rudy. (Simultaneous streaming started October 3)
Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba Mugen Train Arc – A seven-episode arc that adapts the popular film with an original never-before-seen episode of Kyojuro Rengoku taking on a new mission on the way to the Mugen train. (Simultaneous streaming started October 10)
Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba Entertainment District Arc – Immediately after the arc of the Mugen train, the Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba Entertainment District Arc introduces a new major demon, Daki, with which young adventurers must contend. (Simultaneous streaming begins December 5)
From summer 2021
This time I reincarnated in slime Season 2, Part 2 – With Rimuru and the Jura Tempest Federation recovering from the dark events that have unfolded, will they punish demon lord Clayman? (SimulDub ™ is in progress)
A play – With a loyal crew by his side, Monkey D. Luffy won’t drop anchor until he collects Earth’s greatest treasure: One Piece! (Simulcast and Dub in progress)
Obey me! – Lucifer, Satan and the other five princes of hell: how will these brothers manage the daily life in their academy of demons? (Simultaneous streaming is in progress)
Scarlet Nexus – Funimation Exclusive – Saved by the other suppressing force as a child, psychokinetics Yuito enlists in the elite team while prodigy Kasane is sought after for her abilities to fight the enemy of Earth. (Simulcast and SimulDub are in progress)
For the full schedule, including broadcast dates and times, visit Funimation.
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